Symantec Ghost Solution Suite 2.5 provides rapid and reliable Windows Vista migration. Ghost is the industrys most widely-used corporate imaging, deployment and system management solution. Ghost can assist in all phases of Vista migration and enhances Microsofts own best practices by providing a single management console in addition to significantly accelerated imaging and deployment.
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Ghost Solution Suite v.2.5
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Ghost Solution Suite v.2.5
DeployAnywhere technology creates hardware-independent imaging.Create base images from a live system using hot imaging.Support for Microsoft Windows Vista and 64-Bit OS's.Single centralized management console for management of all migration tasks.Built-in Vista inventory filters for identification and targeting of 'Vista ready' machines.Hardware and software inventory for efficiently managing image and software deployments.Enhance and leverage Microsoft's own best practices for Vista migration.Simplify image management by creating fewer images.Multicast accelerates deployments and reduces overall network traffic.Accelerated imaging compared to standard OS tools using market proven technology.Recognize significant cost and time savings when imaging, deploying, migrating, and managing systems.Logical volume support decreases imaging time by capturing images across Windows or Linux logical volumes that span multiple disks or partitions.Support for additional imaging formats including VMware disk image format, Symantec Backup Exec System Recovery, and PowerQuest.
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Symantec Ghost "Server" and Console:Operating System:Windows Server 2008Windows Vista Business, Enterprise, UltimateWindows 2000 ProfessionalWindows 2000 Server with Service Pack 3Windows Server 2003 Standard, Enterprise with Service Pack 1Windows Server 2003 R2 Standard, EnterpriseWindows XP Professional with Service Pack 2Others: Video display supporting 256 colors at 800 by 600 resolutionSymantec Ghost Console Client:Operating System:Windows Vista Business, Enterprise, UltimateWindows XPWindows 2000 ProfessionalOthers:32-bit Windows applicationsSingle boot system (no dual boot support)Current DOS drivers for workstation network cardsSymantec Ghost Imaging Tools:Operating System:Windows Vista Business, Enterprise, UltimateWindows 2000 ProfessionalWindows 2000 Server with Service Pack 3Windows Server 2003 Standard, Enterprise with Service Pack 1Windows Server 2003 R2 Standard, Enterprise, Windows XP Professional with Service Pack 2Others: Hardware RAID only supported with Ghost32.exe in Pre-OS environment (MS WinPE or similar)
Support for FAT, FAT32. NTFS, non-boot GPT partitions, native Linux ExT2 and ExT3.